Exhibitions and Events

In the Gallen-Kallela Museum  you can visit exhibitions of Gallen-Kallela’s art and contemporary art. Changing exhibitions and other versatile events open up new perspectives to Gallen-Kallela’s legacy.

Welcome to our exhibitions and events!

What’s on


Keeping a Hold on Things


Mary Gallén can be seen in many paintings by Axel Gallén, but who was she really? What was the everyday life of the wife of a renowned artist like?

Coming soon


Capriccio – Kaisu Koivisto and Claudia Peill


This exhibition is an expedition by two contemporary artists into the collections of the Gallen-Kallela Museum and especially the world of Mary Gallén.


Capriccio – Artist’s Talks


Artists of the exhibition Capriccio tell about their working and art pieces in the exhibition.